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Fall book festivals feature a harvest of great reads

This Big West Coast festival includes more than 80 events this year featuring local and international writers. The Star’s Tanya Talaga is their guest curator, programming five events. The 2019 lineup includes Naomi Klein, Maude Barlow, Alicia Elliott and Adam Gopnik on the nonfiction side; fiction fans can see Emma Donoghue, Tash Aw, Booker finalist Chigozie Obioma and Elif Batuman, among others.

Vancouver Writers Fest lineup highlights more than 100 authors

More than 100 international and local authors are set to take part in this year’s Vancouver Writers Festival, including appearances and talks by Naomi Klein, Emma Donoghue, Billy-Ray Belcourt, Adam Gopnik, Charlotte Gray, Elif Batuman, and many more.

The Fictionals team-up with acclaimed authors at Vancouver Writers Fest 2019 on October 23

The worlds of Comedy and Literature collide when The Fictionals and Vancouver Writers Fest team up for two shows on Granville Island: “Build Your Own Adventure” on October 23 and “Improv x Literature” on October 23.

Vancouver’s Top 100 Events 2019

Vancouver Writers Fest featured as one of the city’s top Art & Music Events on BizBash’s debut rankings of Vancouver’s most impactful annual meetings, galas, industry gatherings, and more.

Vancouver Writers Fest sets out issue-driven 2019 lineup

In its 32-year history, the Vancouver Writers Fest has never shied away from the Big Matters of the Day. This year’s edition of the annual October celebration is no exception.

Gladwell, Donoghue and Klein among guests at this year’s Vancouver Writers Fest

Malcolm Gladwell, Naomi Klein, and Emma Donoghue are among the featured guests just announced by the Vancouver Writers Fest. They are among more than 100 authors from around the world that will attend the event, which runs Oct. 21-27.

Gladwell and Klein headline top-drawer writers set to speak at Vancouver Writers Fest

This year’s Vancouver Writers Fest will welcome more than 100 authors from around the world. The October 21-27 event has announced its lineup and it includes some of the writing world’s biggest names.